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RACGP events and courses

VIC

01 Jul 2017 - 31 Dec 2021

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 1 - Safer Opioid prescribing
ONLINE TRAINING FOR VICTORIAN PRESCRIBERS

Module 1 includes how to implement safe and effective opioid prescribing and how to recognise, prevent and respond to problematic opioid

This training is a prerequisite for prescribers who want to attend MATOD Module 2.

Please contact MATOD Program Coordinator, Kerrianne Singleton if you don't have a RACGP number. This training is accessible by default for Victorian GPs. Interstate GPs please request access.

To complete MATOD Module 1 click here MATOD Module 1

Contact: Victoria MATOD

Tel: 03 8699 0468

12 Aug 2020 - 31 Dec 2021

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 2
ONLINE TRAINING FOR VICTORIAN PRESCRIBERS

Module 2 includes recordings of 'essential knowledge'. Interviews with MATOD experts, as well as two live zoom sessions that will allow you to ask questions of the experts.

On completion you'll be trained and recognised as a prescriber for methadone and buprenorphine based assisted treatment of opioid dependence.

By registering for this training you consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and Victorian Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks.

Contact: Victoria MATOD

Tel: 03 8699 0468

02 Feb 2021 - 07 Dec 2021

VIC

RACGP Victoria Town Hall Webinar Series

RACGP Victoria Town Hall & 'Stuff they didn't teach you in medical school' webinar series

Dr Sally Cockburn will emcee this webinar series consisting of two parts.
- A Town Hall with a brief update from the RACGP Victoria Council Executives followed by a Q&A session on a specific topic of interest.
- A panel discussion on a selected topic of 'Stuff they didn't teach you in medical school'.

Held Tuesday's monthly 7.00-8.00pm on the following dates:
- 6 April 2021
- 4 May 2021
- 1 June 2021
- 6 July 2021
- 3 August 2021
- 7 September 2021
- 5 October 2021
- 2 November 2021
- 7 December 2021


Register online here


Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

17 Feb 2021 - 15 Dec 2021

VIC

DoH and RACGP Victoria Webinar Series 2021

DoH and RACGP Victoria webinar series 2021

Latest public health advice and Q&A presented by DoH representatives in conjunction with RACGP Victoria Faculty Chair Dr Anita Munoz and Co-Deputy Chairs Dr Marina Malcolm and Dr Bernard Shiu.

Held Wednesday's mid-monthly 6.00-7.00pm on the following dates:
- 17 March 2021
- 31 March 2021
- 21 April 2021
- 5 May 2021
- 19 May 2021
- 16 June 2021
- 21 July 2021
- 18 August 2021
- 15 September 2021
- 20 October 2021
- 17 November 2021
- 15 December 2021


Register online here


Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

16 Mar 2021

VIC

New Fellows Virtual Catch Up

Date:Tuesday 16 March
Time: 7:00PM - 8:30PM

RACGP Victoria's New Fellows Committee is hosting an online catch up for New Fellows in their first 5 years of fellowship. This is an opportunity to meet and connect with colleagues around the state in a relaxed online setting. Share experiences, insights and ideas to support you and your practice.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

28 Mar 2021

VIC

New Fellows Face To Face Meet-up

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

Its been a while since we have been able to meet up face to face and we are excited to invite New Fellows to join us for a casual brunch meet-up at Lux Foundry.

Date: Sunday 28th March
Time: 10:30am to 11:30am
Location: Lux Foundry 21 Hope St, Brunswick VIC 3056

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

08 Apr 2021

VIC

Personal Finance for General Practitioners

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND

Personal Finance for General Practitioners - being a doctor is an opportunity cost

Date: Thursday 8 April 2021
Time: 7.30pm-9.00 pm

The aim of this personal finance webinar is to ensure GPs have appropriate systems in place so they can be financially secure.

Topics include:
1. Pay yourself concept
2. Why GPs are vulnerable for financial mistakes early in their career
3. Debt reduction strategies
4. Basic investing principles outside of your business
5. Exploring Superannuation - how to maximise it
6. Building legacy - wills, personal insurance for GPs


Register online here

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

24 Apr 2021

VIC

MATOD Module 2 for Area 2 - Grampians and Loddon Mallee

MATOD module 2 for Area 2 - Grampians and Loddon Mallee Practitioners

Time: 8.00am to 12.30pm
Date: Saturday 24 April 2021

Join us for an interactive zoom workshop facilitated by Dr Belinda McDonald.

The aim of this workshop is to provide practitioners with the skills and confidence to assess, manage and initiate patients on Opioid Replacement Therapy.
Program Schedule:

The MATOD program is a blended approach of self-directed learning and a virtual zoom workshop:
Module 2 Part A online training
The two hour online education component covers opioid use disorder and the pharmacology of buprenorphine and methadone.
Module 2 Part B virtual workshop
The four-hour interactive workshop consists of case based discussion

Successful completion of Module 2-part A and part B is accredited for 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points for the 2020/22 triennium.

Contact: Victoria MATOD

Tel: 03 8699 0468

01 May 2021

VIC

MATOD Module 2 for Area 3 Hume

MATOD module 2 for Area 3 Hume Practitioners

Time: 8.30am to 1.00pm
Date: Saturday 1 Mayl 2021

Join us for an interactive zoom workshop facilitated by Dr Thileepan Naren.

The aim of this workshop is to provide practitioners with the skills and confidence to assess, manage and initiate patients on Opioid Replacement Therapy.
Program Schedule:

The MATOD program is a blended approach of self-directed learning and a virtual zoom workshop:
Module 2 Part A online training
The two hour online education component covers opioid use disorder and the pharmacology of buprenorphine and methadone.
Module 2 Part B virtual workshop
The four-hour interactive workshop consists of case based discussion

Successful completion of Module 2-part A and part B is accredited for 40 Category 1 QI&CPD points for the 2020/22 triennium.

Contact: Victoria MATOD

Tel: 03 8699 0468

09 Oct 2021 - 10 Oct 2021

VIC

GP Wellbeing Weekend

GP Wellbeing Weekend - is back (by popular demand!

We are very excited to announce the RACGP Victoria New Fellows Wellbeing Weekend return.

Date: Saturday and Sunday, 9-10 October 2021
Location: Bellinzona Resort, Hepburn Springs
Cost: RACGP member: $300 I Registrar member $250 I Non-member: $350

Come join us in the picturesque Daylesford countryside in a variety of educational workshops and sessions designed to minimise day-to-day stress and optimise your health, self-care and wellbeing.

Plenty of opportunity to network and have some good old fashioned fun. The program has been designed by the RACGP Victoria New Fellows Committee for all GPs, including New Fellows and GPs working towards Fellowship.

Accommodation: must be booked separately with & and paid directly to the hotel.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591